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  1. Content type: Research

    This study aimed to describe the intentions of and barriers to the use of long-acting reversible contraceptives (LARCs) in the post-abortion period among women seeking abortion in mainland China.

    Authors: Zhongchen Luo, Lingling Gao, Ronald Anguzu and Juanjuan Zhao

    Citation: Reproductive Health 2018 15:85

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    Adolescent pregnancy remains a global health concern, contributing to 11% of all births worldwide and 23% of the overall burden of disease in girls aged 15–19 years. Premature motherhood can create a negative ...

    Authors: Carine Asnong, Gracia Fellmeth, Emma Plugge, Nan San Wai, Mupawjay Pimanpanarak, Moo Kho Paw, Prakaykaew Charunwatthana, François Nosten and Rose McGready

    Citation: Reproductive Health 2018 15:83

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  3. Content type: Study protocol

    Long-term postpartum follow-up is of great importance since women with preeclampsia history are at high risk of upcoming health complications. However, postpartum follow-up rates are poor. According to evidenc...

    Authors: Mastaneh Kamravamanesh, Shahnaz Kohan, Negin Rezavand and Ziba Farajzadegan

    Citation: Reproductive Health 2018 15:81

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  4. Content type: Research

    Antiretroviral therapy (ART) in pregnancy was associated with a drastic reduction in HIV mother-to-child transmission (MTCT), although it was associated with neonatal adverse effects. The aim of this study was...

    Authors: Adriane M. Delicio, Giuliane J. Lajos, Eliana Amaral, Fernanda Cavichiolli, Marina Polydoro and Helaine Milanez

    Citation: Reproductive Health 2018 15:76

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  5. Content type: Research

    Epidemiological literature regarding the effect of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) as a risk factor for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) remains inconsistent. Furthermore, it remains debatable whethe...

    Authors: Jia Wu, Xin-Yu Yao, Ru-Xia Shi, Su-Fen Liu and Xiao-Yong Wang

    Citation: Reproductive Health 2018 15:77

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  6. Content type: Research

    Ethiopia is among countries with low contraceptive usage prevalence rate and resulted in high total fertility rate and unwanted pregnancy which intern affects the maternal and child health status. This study a...

    Authors: Demeke Lakew Workie, Dereje Tesfaye Zike, Haile Mekonnen Fenta and Mulusew Admasu Mekonnen

    Citation: Reproductive Health 2018 15:78

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  7. Content type: Research

    Missing from the huge literature on women’s attitudes and beliefs concerning specific contraceptive methods is any detailed quantitative documentation for all major methods in low- and middle-income countries....

    Authors: Kazuyo Machiyama, Fauzia Akhter Huda, Faisal Ahmmed, George Odwe, Francis Obare, Joyce N. Mumah, Marylene Wamukoya, John B. Casterline and John Cleland

    Citation: Reproductive Health 2018 15:75

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  8. Content type: Research

    In the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), onset of sexual intercourse is initiated during adolescence, however only two in ten sexually active unmarried women are using modern contraception. Improving adolesc...

    Authors: Fidèle Mbadu Muanda, Ndongo Parfait Gahungu, Francine Wood and Jane T. Bertrand

    Citation: Reproductive Health 2018 15:74

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  9. Content type: Review

    An increase in post abortion care (PAC) research with adolescents, particularly in low- and middle-income countries, has brought to attention several associated research ethics challenges. In order to better u...

    Authors: Joseph M. Zulu, Joseph Ali, Kristina Hallez, Nancy Kass, Charles Michelo and Adnan A. Hyder

    Citation: Reproductive Health 2018 15:71

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  10. Content type: Review

    A negative experience in childbirth is associated with chronic maternal morbidities. The aim of this systematic review and meta-analysis was to identify currently available successful interventions to create a...

    Authors: Mahshid Taheri, Amirhossien Takian, Ziba Taghizadeh, Nahid Jafari and Nasrin Sarafraz

    Citation: Reproductive Health 2018 15:73

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  11. Content type: Research

    In India, tobacco use during pregnancy is not routinely addressed during antenatal care. We measured the association between tobacco use and anemia in low-income pregnant women, and identified ways to integrat...

    Authors: Ritesh Mistry, Andrew D. Jones, Mangesh S. Pednekar, Gauri Dhumal, Anjuli Dasika, Ujwala Kulkarni, Mangala Gomare and Prakash C. Gupta

    Citation: Reproductive Health 2018 15:72

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  12. Content type: Research

    To inform improvements in safe abortion and post-abortion family planning (PAFP) services, this study aimed to explore the pathways, decision-making, experiences and preferences of women receiving safe abortio...

    Authors: Suzanne Penfold, Susy Wendot, Inviolata Nafula and Katharine Footman

    Citation: Reproductive Health 2018 15:70

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  13. Content type: Research

    Sexual initiation occurs early in Sierra Leone. This study aims to analyze the determinants of condom and/or contraceptive use among a representative sample of young persons (10 to 24 years) in Sierra Leone.

    Authors: Aline Labat, Marta Medina, Mohammed Elhassein, Afrina Karim, Mohammad B. Jalloh, Michèle Dramaix, Wei-Hong Zhang, Sophie Alexander and Kim E. Dickson

    Citation: Reproductive Health 2018 15:66

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  14. Content type: Study protocol

    Fertility rate in Iran has decreased by more than 70% in the last three decades. Continuous decrease in fertility rate will create socioeconomic crises for the country in a near future. A significant factor be...

    Authors: Mojgan Firouzbakht, Aram Tirgar, Karimollah Hajian-Tilaki, Abbas Ebadi, Fatemeh Bakouei, Maryam Nikpour and Mohammad Esmaeil Riahi

    Citation: Reproductive Health 2018 15:67

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  15. Content type: Study protocol

    Various methods are currently used for the induction of labor. Nevertheless, the most effective method with the fewest side effects remains to be established. Misoprostol, administered vaginally, has been rout...

    Authors: Daniele Sofia Moraes Barros Gattás, José Roberto da Silva Junior, Alex Sandro Rolland Souza, Francisco Edson Feitosa and Melania Maria Ramos de Amorim

    Citation: Reproductive Health 2018 15:65

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  16. Content type: Research

    Despite policy actions and strategic efforts made to promote sexual and reproductive health service uptake of youths in Ethiopia, its utilization remains very low and little information was found on the extent...

    Authors: Wakgari Binu, Taklu Marama, Mulusew Gerbaba and Melese Sinaga

    Citation: Reproductive Health 2018 15:64

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  17. Content type: Research

    Social inequities in early child bearing persist among young married people, especially among tribal populations in India. Rural women belonging to tribal groups and those coming from poor households are more ...

    Authors: Tina Khanna, Murari Chandra, Ajay Singh and Sunil Mehra

    Citation: Reproductive Health 2018 15:63

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  18. Content type: Review

    Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C) is a harmful practice that violates the human rights of women and girls. Despite global efforts to restrict the practice, there have been few reports on major positive...

    Authors: Susan Waigwa, Lucy Doos, Caroline Bradbury-Jones and Julie Taylor

    Citation: Reproductive Health 2018 15:62

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  19. Content type: Research

    Behaviors established during adolescence such as risky sexual behaviors have negative effects on future health and well-being. Extant literature indicated that individual attributes such as peer pressure and s...

    Authors: Kerebih Asrese and Alemtsehay Mekonnen

    Citation: Reproductive Health 2018 15:61

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